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Marine who criticized Obama seeks shelter under the First Amendment

See Washington Post. My military legal experience is limited. But, if there’s one thing I learned when I was in the Army — there’s no First Amendment on base.

That said, it seems perverse that a guy can’t engage in political speech just because he is in the military.

UPDATE: Eric Mayer, who knows from this stuff, tells me that this is the best treatment of the story he’s seen so far.

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